Asset Data Platform Senior Technical Lead Project Manager

Gatwick Airport
West Sussex
10 Jan 2018
20 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Contract Senior Technical Project Lead - Asset Data Platform

£500 - £550 per day

Gatwick Airport - where something new happens every 60 seconds

Gatwick Airport wants to set the standard for airport service, and for Gatwick to be known for the warm welcome, ease of use, on-time performance and exemplary service. By 2018, over 50 million passengers should be experiencing that service every year.

Within our multi award winning IT department we value every person that works with us and reward them and their commitment to us by providing great opportunities for development, excellent rewards and opportunities to make a real difference in the lives of our customers. We love what we do! We would love you to join us.

The opportunity

A Senior Technical Project Lead is required for a major Asset Data Platform (ADP) programme. He/she is expected to perform the following:

Line Management and overall responsibility of the following workstreams which contain c12 staff members:

  • Data Migration
  • Testing
  • Infrastructure Build and Commission
  • Solution Build
  • System Integrations
  • Management of the above complex Workstreams, ensuring timescales are met, risks and issues mitigated and Programme Objectives delivered
  • Management/planning and reporting of workstreams into the Programme PMO
  • Oversee and manage the build and release activities of the selected ADP vendor
  • 3rd Party Vendor management
  • Stakeholder engagement to Director level
  • Run regular project meetings and provide individual and collective status reports
  • Participate in programme leadership and other similar project meetings
  • Deputise for the Programme Manager where needed

Qualifications and experience required

  • Extensive experience within IT Projects as a Technical Lead.
  • Management of at least a £2m Project
  • Engaged on large, medium or complex projects involving large scale integration and data migration
  • Comfortable operating at Director level, reporting up and down as appropriate
  • Experience working closely with Programme Managers, Infrastructure, Architecture, Business Analysts and Design teams, as needed during the course of the programme
  • Ability to work independently and deliver strategic and tactical benefits on time and to exceptional quality
  • Ability to work well under pressure, with a high degree of flexibility and fluidity
  • Proven track record of end to end technical project delivery
  • Working in a matrix environment where project team members will come from various departments and not necessarily report to the Technical Project Lead

Technical skills and abilities

  • Experience/Knowledge on the Ultimo/Maximo/Meridian/Documentum systems/SAP
  • Experience of Engineering/Construction industry
  • Experience of any Asset Management Systems (non-financial) and/or Document Management/Content Management Systems
  • Worked with Maximo, Planon, Ultimo or similar CAFM system